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No. 11760[Reply]

Please post all general issues and complaints here. If you want mods to do something, or have some issue with or suggestion for site content, you should use this thread.

>>>/meta/6821 should only be used for technical issues and suggestions (can't load site, site slow, bugs, site feature requests). This thread is for non-technical issues.
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No. 13199

>>13190
Admin wanted to prove that gc anons are all newfags who only joined recently for the sole reason of spreading their radfem propaganda.
But of you look at the oldest trans threads a couple years back you can see exactly how the original userbase reacted to tranny sympathizers ('go back to tumblr!').

No. 13200

>>13194
They took not caring to mean you don't care about the entire website, not just the outings.
The odd thing is that normally, selecting "Chris-chan" would simply imply newfaggotry and LARPing. "idc" means just that. I've been on the site since the very start, and I edited my answer to "idc" (it was kaka before) because the question seemed irrelevant to the survey (and I doubt I'm the only one who thought that, or misunderstood its meaning - I saw multiple anons mention thinking the poll was implying they had new milk on those mentioned), so I don't agree, but that's their logic.

No. 13201

>>13173
>and you could totally tell by how tall she was because tall women don't exist apparently.
those aren't radfems then.

No. 13202

>>13197
And there it is! Go back to reddit, this is and has always been an imageboard

No. 13203

>>13195
I phrased it wrong, I meant to say, they were saying that by people saying they don't care about the outings that mean they didn't care about the site. Reading back the post, I realized I am being dumb as fuck. My bad



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No. 12600[Reply]

Hello, i'm Drmusic2 and I was mentioned on a post on here and yes I do admit I was a lulcow for a while at least, up until 2014. And I didn't exactly take too kindly to being treated as a punching bag for internet trolls. For the record Mr Metokur didn't even do a video on me, he just did a video that mentioned me and I didn't attack him. I wasn't even mad at him I was simply just stating how embarrassed I was about how I used to be, I consider a lot of my early work to be garbage when I look back at it and I pretty much hate my old persona of trying to be edgy and different.

Most people don't seem to understand this and thought that my transformation fetish only was centered on overweight people, and like having a fat fetish was wrong or against the law…true the werebelushi and such were my bread and butter but it's just that trolls typecast me as that specific type of lulcow that it made me feel like they don't even know me. When I commented on Mister Metokur's video, I wasn't attacking him or saying anything bad about the video, I was just embarrassed about how I used to be as that video showed how I used to be.

People like Lawler/Crichax and EmilyRees just don't get me.(autism, wrong board, shitty post)


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No. 12242[Reply]

We're looking for janitors (low-level farmhands) and people with Linux or web dev experience.

If you're interested in helping out, introduce yourself ITT and write a few sentences about how you can help. If we're interested, we'll contact you through a temporary ban message.
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No. 12330

>>12304

>Is this a honeypot thing


Like a sting operation? Genuinely curious about what you mean. Congratulations on moving forward!

No. 12368

Would definitely be interested in being a janitor. I spend too much time on here, night as well be slightly productive with it.

No. 13437

Any janitor positions available? Work from home so always have heaps of spare time and am constantly browsing through threads.

No. 13450

Interested in being a janitor as well if you guys need anymore of them. I spend an alarming amount of my day refreshing the boards and lurking. Particularly on /snow/ and /ot/ I feel like I would be most familiar with board culture.

No. 14598

If janitors are still needed I would be interested in being a janitor, I really care about the site and have been on lolcow since the very beginning, so I’m familiar with the rules and culture of the board - I already try and report posts I see that break the board rules and I work from home so would be able to be flexible with times I would be available.



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No. 2421[Reply]

Can sage be hidden like on 4chan?
People seem to just use it as a downvote or when they're getting mad.

No. 2443

>tfw admin-senpai ignores you

No. 9996

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No. 12031[Reply]

How many users?

I feel like you might be taking advantage of the Anonymous feature of image boards by not having any indication of actual user activity.
There's no way to know if you're replying to one crazy pretending to be multiple people, or if there is actually any interest in a thread.

Considering the entire purpose of this site is to identify autistic internet antics, perhaps including a 4chan like replies/images/posters would be beneficial to certain threads. Or even a user id.


Also ps: finding threads here sucks it's so difficult.

No. 12034

>Considering the entire purpose of this site is to identify autistic internet antics

too ez

No. 12054

Probably about 50 and of those 50, 49 are necessaryspeed4.

No. 12197

>>12054
Whenever I scroll through this board, I read your comment and laugh every time.



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No. 1706[Reply]

Excuse my autism, but I've noticed posters sometimes seem to mix up the following terms. I see this on other websites, too. This is understandable, since the terms are vague and not widely known.

These are subjective to some degree, but here is how I personally define them.

Samefagging

This is a general term for deceptive posting. It can mean the following things:

- Taking on more than one persona in a thread to make it seem like your view has wider support than it actually does. This is also called sockpuppeting. May involve replying to your own posts agreeing with yourself, or significantly changing writing style to make it seem like a different person is also giving similar positive or negative remarks. Particularly dedicated samefags may try to use a different IP address as well.

- Making multiple posts back-to-back, without obvious indication they were all made by you. This is not always deceptive, though is often annoying.

- May also apply to general false or omitted self-identification. For example, if the subject of a /pt/ thread started secretly and anonymously posting in her own thread to disagree with people or defend herself, this may also be called samefagging. There may be a better term for this, but if there is, I'm not yet aware of it.


Self-posting

Posting about yourself in any way, whether anonymous or self-identifying. For example: posting a picture of yourself, linking to your own profiles, giving excessive details about your life, etc. Self-posts are completely acceptable in some threads and some contexts, but they usually are frowned upon otherwise. You shouldn't try to make yourself stand out on an anonymous board. Valid spellings also include self posting and selfposting.


Vendetta / vendettafag / vendetta-posting

Posting about someone as if you are a random person who happens to dislike them, when in reality you have some sort of personal connection or grudge. Often involves samefagging. Generally has no relation to self-posting, except in cases of self-victimization. In cases where you present the chan with an implicit or explicit "call to action", to further your vendetta, this is also called a personal army (PA) request. It often involves misleading or deceptive information.

An example of a vendetta post would be arguing with a girl on social media, and later posting a thread calling her a whore. Asking people to send things to her parents, or falsely claiming she's violated some site's terms of service and requesting people report her, or including her address and phone number in the post, would be a vendetta post as well as a personal army request.
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No. 4224

Thank you for clearing it up I had no idea I'm new.(USER HAS BEEN PUT OUT TO PASTURE)

No. 4706

I still have no understanding of what sage means….(USER HAS BEEN PUT OUT TO PASTURE)

No. 4707

>>4706
Sage goes in the email field and keeps your post from bumping the topic. You use it when you have no milk to contribute. See #2 in this https://lolcow.farm/info

No. 10147

>>4706
What does “been put to pasture” mean? I’m assuming a ban but for how long? Are there other terms for different lengths of bans?

No. 10841

>>10147
The length of the ban varies. The wording of the redtext has nothing to do with the length. Sometimes the redtext tells what the ban is for (blogpost, nitpicking, self post, etc).

Also: Not all bans are redtexted.



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No. 10312[Reply]

Please post all general issues and complaints here. If you want mods to do something, or have some issue with or suggestion for site content, you should use this thread.

>>>/meta/6821 should only be used for technical issues and suggestions (can't load site, site slow, bugs, site feature requests). This thread is for non-technical issues.
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No. 11755

why is everyone here so obsessed with saging? this board is slow enough without everyone saging every reply lol

No. 11756

>>11755
For the drama boards such as /pt/, /snow/ and /w/ (but especially /pt/) it's kind of important to sage because users can hide saged replies and only read the actual milk/info that's in the thread. Saging on other boards isn't really important but I do it out of habit. Hope that answers your question

No. 11757

lots of bait posting still in the onion thread and anons still refuse to just leave the shit be

No. 11758

The Onion thread has gone full autistic. We could use a hellweek after all the sperging, derailing, and lack of sage happening on pt lately.

No. 13481

>>11755
Not sageing means new eyes that could break the circle-jerk



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No. 7293[Reply]

There isn't currently a thread for minor notices and changes to the site. For full transparency this will be a thread to inform you all of any updates or changes that aren't necessarily worthy of an big announcement.
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No. 11164

Anyone ignoring admin message in the onision thread is getting a red-texted ban. We're not repeating ourselves.

No. 11179

No new rules have been created but we're cracking down on politics and racebait.
All discussion of race whether positive or negative is banned from /ot/ and /m/. Repeat offenders may be permabanned from these boards.

The USA thread is getting locked for violating the agreement that politics may be only discussed in pink-pill and gender critical.

No. 11242

After much discussion within the staff team, we have decided to lock the radfem thread. Please post in gender critical instead for the time being.

In the future, other problematic threads may be locked as well.

No. 12769

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Raven's Post History has been posted. More information can be found here.

 


No. 13394

The /2X/ board will be permanently closed on February 5th, this also happens to be national Loona comeback day.
>>>/meta/13215 ←- more info can be found here.



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No. 1183[Reply]

I have been ambiguous about my gender up until now, but to prevent confusion, I'd just like to inform everyone that I'm male. (Every other staff member is female.)

I prefer to preserve my anonymity as much as possible, but it feels wrong when someone assumes I'm female and to not deny it, so I think it is best to let everyone know.
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No. 2123

>>1254
>An interesting caveat of your admin is how he is totally self-reliant. He detested the idea of operating a joint wiki, he refused to let me run an mx server for him, he unobjectively rebuked my offer to consider Infinity Next as an upgrade to Tinyboard.

>Basically, he doesn't want to participate in anything I might have a hand in.


I wonder why…

No. 2125

>>2123

No surprises here. See the idiotic Next fiasco forming on twitter. The two imbeciles are going to sue each other like idiots they are in this matter. The worst aspect is that the user base has to carry the can for this failure and the meta debt 8chan has amassed.

No. 2134

>>1254
He knows you're a control freak, Josh. You utter cretin

No. 2135

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No. 10306

Oh fuck, I thought this was recent because it was bumped to the top. Jesus.



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No. 8771[Reply]

Please post all general issues and complaints here. If you want mods to do something, or have some issue with or suggestion for site content, you should use this thread.

>>>/meta/6821 should only be used for technical issues and suggestions (can't load site, site slow, bugs, site feature requests). This thread is for non-technical issues.
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No. 10297

>>10296
I just had to close it. Hopefully she gives the dog away soon enough and they'll become readable again.

No. 10298

Can the Plushie and Pokemon general threads be moved to /m from /ot? Would be great

No. 10299

I really can't figure out where else to post this, this was the closest thing I thought it was relevant to. mods, have y'all seen this site? [redacted]
I swear this isn't like an ip grabber or something, and definitely use a vpn if you go to the website (I did), but apparently it's run by the same people with the petition to take down lolcow, gg, and kiwifarms lmao, supposedly building dossiers of lolcow posters and mods/admins. Again my apologies that this probably isn't in the best thread, wasn't sure where else to post?

No. 10300

>>10298
Why can't anyone on this thread just use the report function

>>10299
wtf thanks for sharing this anon. i hadn't heard of it yet

No. 10301

>>10299
this is literally one of the most pathetic things i've ever seen in my life. wow. thanks for pointing it out, anon.



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